Sweat-preventing injections

Excessive sweating – hyperhidrosis – is a common condition which is estimated to affect between 1 and 3% of the total population.

Excessive sweating – hyperhidrosis – is a common condition which is estimated to affect between 1 and 3% of the total population.

At a glance

Every patient is unique, and during our consultation process, we work with you to develop a bespoke treatment plan based on what you want to achieve.


15 minutes





Length of results

3 - 9 months



How Does It Work?

Anti-sweating injections

Excessive sweating can affect any site of the body although the most common locations are the underarms (axillary hyperhidrosis), palms of the hands, soles of the feet and the forehead.

This treatment works by injecting a drug which blocks the production of sweat. It is extremely effective, working for up to 95% of people who try it. The effects take a couple of weeks to develop and typically last between 3 and 9 months, before a repeat treatment is required. For many patients this is a seasonal problem, worse in the summer, and so it’s quite common for patients to have this treatment just once per year in the lead up to the hotter months. Other patients who are troubled year round often chose to come more frequently for repeat treatments.

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Are you ready to start your consultation?

Finding the right treatment for you is the most important factor in ensuring that you are on the correct path to achieve the results you desire. Our pre-consultation form helps us to identify your needs and, ultimately, gets you on the right path to achieving your optimal results.


Your treatment plan will be tailored to your individual needs and the results you are looking to achieve.

Sweat preventing injections


Common Questions

Is everyone suitable for anti-sweating injections?

Not everyone is suitable for anti-sweating injections. This treatment works for what is known as primary hyperhidrosis, which typically starts around puberty and is the same on both sides of the body. If you suffer from secondary hyperhidrosis – which typically happens later in adult life, and can sometimes only effect one side – this is usually related to another condition and the best path is to treat the underlying condition.

Can any area be treated?

The most common site we treat is the underarm area, although we regularly also treat the palms of the hands and soles of the feet.

What are the possible side effects?

The biggest concern is a possibility of compensatory sweating elsewhere. For example, we may reduce the sweating under your arms but your back sweats more as a result. This can happen to around 5% of patients who have treatment, although it usually reverts to normal as the treatment wears off.

Your Expert Team


Dr Darren McKeown

Our founder, Dr Darren McKeown, is renowned for his expertise and artistry with dermal fillers. As a peer-reviewed medical author, he is passionate about treatments that stand up to scientific scrutiny. Above all, Dr McKeown believes in a global approach; delivering flawless results – and rejuvenation that lasts.

Medical Director

Dr Rhona Cameron

Dr Rhona Cameron is a skilled injector who has been extensively trained in Dr McKeown’s signature intuitive technique. Her treatments blend advanced facial optimisation with powerful, energy-based devices – such as lasers, BBL and radio frequency – energising the appearance and enhancing skin health. approach; delivering flawless results – and rejuvenation that lasts.

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